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CVE-2017-8386

Published: 10 May 2017

git-shell in git before 2.4.12, 2.5.x before 2.5.6, 2.6.x before 2.6.7, 2.7.x before 2.7.5, 2.8.x before 2.8.5, 2.9.x before 2.9.4, 2.10.x before 2.10.3, 2.11.x before 2.11.2, and 2.12.x before 2.12.3 might allow remote authenticated users to gain privileges via a repository name that starts with a - (dash) character.

Notes

AuthorNote
tyhicks
Per upstream advisory, 1.6.1 is the earliest version affected
Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
git
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was released [1:1.9.1-1ubuntu0.5])
upstream
Released (1:2.11.0-3)
xenial
Released (1:2.7.4-0ubuntu1.1)
yakkety
Released (1:2.9.3-1ubuntu0.1)
zesty
Released (1:2.11.0-2ubuntu0.1)
Patches:
upstream: https://git.kernel.org/pub/scm/git/git.git/commit/?id=3ec804490a265f4c418a321428c12f3f18b7eff5